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Kim Komando Daily Tech Update

In 60 seconds, you’ll know the most burning tech issue of the day or perhaps a new tech trick for your digital life. Short and to the point, this podcast keeps you informed without any fanfare. Give Kim Komando one minute of your day and you’ll gain a ton of tech know-how you can use to sound smart with your family and friends.

Latest episodes

Digital Life Hack: Debunking a popular myth about smart thermostats

July 28, 2021
Smart thermostats are smart. These thermostats know the outside temperature, how long it takes for the room to reach a certain temperature, and whether you’re away or home.

Latest moronic viral challenges involve condoms and garlic

July 28, 2021
Viral challenges often sound unsafe and pointless. Think of the cinnamon challenge and the COVID-19 challenge. It seems like they're only getting worse.

Digital Life Hack: Watch out for incoming calls

July 27, 2021
Here’s a true story of a real crime and a real victim. An Arizona woman received a call on her smartphone from someone claiming to be a Verizon employee ... and it all went downhill from there.

The Right to Repair is heating up

July 27, 2021
Have you ever bought a product that failed shortly after your purchase, and then, even though it had a warranty, you still couldn’t get it repaired?

Digital Life Hack: How to block your phone number

July 26, 2021
We like to hold our cell phone numbers sacred, but that's not always possible unless you know the secret ways to block your number when calling.

The mystery of the July 4th ransomware attack

July 26, 2021
Another major ransomware attack took out thousands of companies ... except this one ended quietly.

The most popular emojis revealed

July 25, 2021
Adobe’s annual Global Emoji Trend Report claims emojis can spark positive conversations about cultural and societal issues. That's probably why we're constantly seeing new emojis hit our phones. One, in particular, is making waves.

Is it safe to drop your landline yet?

July 24, 2021
Has the time finally come for you to drop your old telephone landline, save a few bucks and depend only on your mobile phone?

Digital Life Hack: How to get rid of an old hard drive

July 23, 2021
Before you get rid of old technology, whether giving it to another family member, selling it, or even throwing it into the recycle bin, you've got to take this important first step.
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